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This stock headlight is gonna get me killed! What’s a good headlight to use?
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This stock headlight is gonna get me killed! What’s a good headlight to use?
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The Wisamic LED is very popular. I have riding buds that have installed them and it’s a powerful headlight

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That headlight wouldn’t easily fit in my 1996, so I went with a 7” conversion. It’s a huge improvement

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I've been using xenon bulbs.
In the 70s I rode BSAs & Triumphs with 6 volt Lucas prince of darkness lights so I think HD lights aren't so bad!
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I've been using xenon bulbs.
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an expensive bulb the xenon one
yet cheaper than replace the headlight with a quality LED one
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I have the daymaker and it works really well. I could not come close with any halogen or hid bulb although hid and some other aftermarket bulbs are better than stock. Although when I bought my daymaker they didn't have all of these copycats around. If so I probably would have tried the wisamic one and saved myself around $300. I also have a 7" daymaker which does put out more light than the 5 3/4" one but I went back to stock size because I broke 2 headlight buckets from the vibration from my solid mount. I may try one of those side mounted headlights so Incan get the 7" back on my bike some day.
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